May 19, 2014

Monday, May 19, 2014

KU Shared Service Center – Build the Foundationevaluate job functions, redesign business processes, and create training materials

  • This project is complete.

KU Regional Business Centers Implementationto streamline job functions and improve business processes

  • The Campus Administration & Operations SSC (CAO-SSC) Advisory Committee met and received project updates on waves 1 & 2.
  • A number of units from wave 2 of the CAO-SSC took the activity assessment.
  • The CAO-SSC implementation team met with a number of units in wave 2 to review processes and discuss the transition to shared services.
  • SSC Leadership continues to meet with leadership from the Higuchi Biosciences Center in order to plan the Biomedical Research SSC, which will go-live on July 7th.
  • A number of vacant positions were filled in the Liberal Arts & Sciences SSC and the CAO-SSC.
  • Greg Swart, from Procurement Services, was hired as the SSC Process Analyst. He will work with units and their respective SSC staff to continuously improve processes.


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